Consumer watchdog's irregular expenditure jumps more than 10%

2019-10-22 20:53

The National Consumer Commission received an unqualified audit opinion for the 2018/19 financial year.

Timeshare may see regulatory overhaul after 'distressing' public inquiry

2018-12-06 17:22

The National Consumer Commission on Thursday released the long-awaited report on an inquiry into the timeshare industry.

Fighting for clients' time share rights

2018-03-11 07:44

The report by the National Consumer Commission (NCC) on the time share industry could be completed before the end of the month, according to its spokesperson Trevor Hattingh.

Data wars: Commission stands firm on consumer rights

2017-08-16 15:40

Icasa's recently-released draft regulations on out of bundle data pricing and expiry are still not consistent with the Consumer Protection Act, says the National Consumer Commission.

R100k timeshare investment but no holiday, consumer body hears

2017-07-04 15:31

Consumers have told the National Consumer Commission how they forked out many thousands for timeshare investments, only to be unable to get a booking when they needed it.

'I will never ever buy a Ford product' - User

2017-03-09 06:30

The National Consumer Commission has announced the complaints for the Ford South Africa matter go beyond the scope of the product safety recall. Readers respond...

NCC turns away Kuga-fire victim's family

2017-01-17 08:22

The National Consumer Commission today turned away the sister and lawyer of Ford Kuga-fire victim, Reshall Jimmy.

Only one formal complaint over disappearing data

2015-08-28 13:09

The National Consumer Commission has received only one complaint from a customer about disappearing mobile data, according to a spokesperson.

Consumer watchdog mulls 1time probe

2012-11-05 10:11

The National Consumer Commission is considering an investigation into whether 1time sold tickets just hours before it applied for liquidation.


Ford in talks with consumer watchdog to resolve Kuga fire cases - report

2019-09-22 10:24

Ford has reportedly entered with the National Consumer Commission (NCC) to conclude incidents of their Kuga SUVs catching alight.

In response to: Institutions showing signs of death - The National Consumer Commission

2018-03-16 08:47

In his opinion piece titled: "Institutions showing sign of death – Part 1: The National Consumer Commission", Mpumelelo Mkhabela pens a misguided narrative of the mandate of the NCC, writes Trevor Hattingh.

Used car dealer must pay back the money for dud car

2017-09-19 20:57

A Cape Town car dealership has been ordered to refund a consumer who bought a second-hand car, only to have it break down a few days later.

Timeshare hearings: Next stop - Cape Town

2017-07-07 17:40

Disgruntled consumers battling with timeshare holiday schemes are urged to come forward and make their voices heard, says NCC Commissioner Ebrahim Mohamed.

Consumers hit out at points, broken promises at timeshare hearings

2017-07-03 14:25

Irate consumers have voiced their grievances at the first hearing against the vacation ownership “timeshare” industry in Pretoria.

Ford SA to parliament: 'We could have listened better to those customers'

2017-03-07 11:52

'We could have listened better to those customers,' says Ford CEO Jeff Nemeth as the automaker, the National Consumer Commission brief parliament regarding the Kuga SUV recall.

'Ford should take it back and pay us out': Angry Kuga owners respond

2017-01-16 15:37

'My Kuga has been at my local dealer for a week now', 'If lives are at risk do not tell clients to come back next week,'... Ford SA owners respond to the Kuga-fire saga.

Don't buy expired products, urges consumer watchdog

2015-05-05 12:40

The National Consumer Commission has called on consumers not to buy products with damaged packaging or lapsed expiry dates.

No warrant for Levitt arrest - lawyer

2012-04-11 17:13

The National Consumer Commission has not informed Auction Alliance chief Rael Levitt of an arrest warrant, says his attorney.

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